The last Mad Max: Fury Road trailer before the movie's May 15 release in the US is a fantastic spectacle of car stunts, big explosions and bizarre visuals, including Charlize Theron with a robotic claw for a hand.
First Built In The 1970s, A Revamped EV Can Hit 100 MPH
The Enfield 8000 Electric City Car was a tiny, handbuilt, all-electric product of the oil crises in the seventies. A British enthusiast has turned one into a high-po electric dragster, swapping its 6-kWh motor for one with 1,003 horsepower.
The Petersen Automotive Museum is running an Indiegogo campaign to restore a 1948 Davis Divan, the fourth example of just 17 that were built, hopefully in time for the museum's grand re-opening later this year.
An Ariel Atom and a snowmobile line up side-by-side with a long, straight strip of roadway ahead. In an elemental move that would seemingly bend the contest's favor in the direction of the snowmobile, these machines are racing on a strip of ice.
Porsche introduces a special edition simply called "Edition" for the two entry-level Panamera models, adding subtle styling tweaks, an upgraded cabin, and more standard features for a touch more money.
The Bloodhound SSC is still preparing to reach 1,000 miles per hour. To make sure the vehicle is safe, the team shoots a hunk of metal at 2,300 miles per hour into its ballistic safety panel to see what happens.
Bodie Stroud showers some resto-mod love on the 1956 Ford F-100 pickup, turning it into the BSI X-100. Except for the vintage body, almost everything else is custom-built or custom-fitted, from the steel chassis and independent front suspension to the tubbed bed and Ford F-150 King Ranch gauges. It's not cheap, though...